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2017 Australian Derby Aim for Prized Icon

2017 Australian Derby Aim for Prized Icon

Sydney horseman James Cummings has indicated his Victoria Derby winning colt Prized Icon would likely be aimed at the Australian Derby 2017 at Royal Randwick this April during ‘The Championships’. The son of More Than Ready has amassed just shy of $1.5 million in prize money over his 13 starts to date, headlined by his…

Hair Trigger to Step Up in 2016 The Rosebud

Hair Trigger to Step Up in 2016 The Rosebud

James Cummings said he wouldn’t be surprised to see progressive three-year-old Hair Trigger step up when he makes his black-type debut in Saturday’s The Rosebud 2016 at Randwick Racecourse. The $100,000 Listed The Rosebud (1200m) on Missile Stakes Day kicks off the official campaign trail for three-year-olds heading towards a September 10 run in the…

Exosphere Moves Up 2015 Golden Rose Odds & Ballot

Exosphere Moves Up 2015 Golden Rose Odds & Ballot

An update to the futures Golden Rose 2015 odds ahead of next month’s three-year-olds’ classic in Sydney sees last weekend’s Run To The Rose winner Exosphere move into second favouritism for the Rosehill Gardens feature. Last Saturday the John O’Shea-trained Lonhro colt improved his hopes for a Group 1 win in the $1 million Golden…

Boss Thrilled to Partner Scissor Kick in Doomben 10,000

Boss Thrilled to Partner Scissor Kick in Doomben 10,000

Veteran jockey Glen Boss was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame this week, and is confident he is a live chance of posting an 86th-career Group 1 victory aboard classy three-year-old Scissor Kick in Saturday’s Doomben 10,000 (1350m). Scissor Kick is surprisingly yet to break through for a maiden win at the highest…

Leading Sprinters Included in 2015 All Aged Stakes Nominations

Leading Sprinters Included in 2015 All Aged Stakes Nominations

A talented list of 18 runners have been included in nominations for Saturday’s featured Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick; highlighted by the pending appearance of several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Chautauqua stormed home to post a maiden Group 1 victory in the T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m)…

Furnaces Takes Out 2015 Kindergarten Stakes

Furnaces Takes Out 2015 Kindergarten Stakes

Godolphin have chalked-up an early win on Day 1 of The Championships this morning as leading jockey James McDonald steered Furnaces to success in the Group 3 Kindergarten Stakes (1100m). Jumping from the gates only fairly, McDonald pushed Furnaces wide of the field of eight before settling in prime position on the heels of early…

2015 Doncaster Mile Betting Tips

2015 Doncaster Mile Betting Tips

A bumper Doncaster Mile Day featuring four Group 1 races is nearly here and below is the exclusive Races.com.au tips on Saturday’s major at Royal Randwick – the Doncaster Mile 2015. The last of the Group 1 quartet for Day 1 of The Championships this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, the lucrative $3 million Group 1…

Two Word Doncaster Mile 2015 Form Guide

Two Word Doncaster Mile 2015 Form Guide

The 2015 Doncaster Mile takes centre stage at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday as the headliner of four Group 1 Sydney races on Day 1 of The Championships, and below is the famous Races.com.au two-word form guide on the classic. Running as the penultimate event on a bumper 10-race program, the $3 million Group 1 The…

Carbine Club Stakes 2015 Field Features Doncaster Hopes

Carbine Club Stakes 2015 Field Features Doncaster Hopes

The first two emergencies for Saturday’s Doncaster Mile are both dually acceptors on the Randwick race card with Kermadec and Sweynesse heading the 2015 Carbine Club Stakes final field. Exciting three-year-olds Kermadec and Sweynesse are the second and first emergencies for the coveted $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) field on the weekend. They…

2015 Doncaster Mile Form Guide & Preview

2015 Doncaster Mile Form Guide & Preview

This Saturday in Sydney four Group 1s headline the all black-type line-up at Randwick Racecourse including the Doncaster Mile 2015, a form guide and betting preview for the handicap clash detailed below. The $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) features a capacity field of star milers with 20 confirmed starters and four…